Trademark renewals in Aruba

Trademarks registered or renewed in Aruba are valid for 10 years. The renewal of a trademark registration in Aruba can be done as early as 6 months prior to the date of the expiration. If the trademark has expired the Intellectual property Office of Aruba will grant a grace period of 3 months to renew a registration subject to an extra late charge. A power of attorney will be required from the applicant to its local trademark lawyer. As with registration this PoA does not have to be notarized no legalized. The renewal process can be usual completed in about 8 weeks. A proof of use of the trademark is not required at the time of filling for the renewal.